"The Volume does not meet the requirements for this Update"

Discussion in 'OS X Yosemite (10.10)' started by scottsjack, Jan 27, 2015.

  1. scottsjack macrumors 68000

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    Any explanation for this error when attempting to install the Yosemite update?

    It is happening on both a 2012 MBP and 2012 MP with the Combo Update only. I searched the Net and found lots of occurrences but no explanation of what it really means or how to make corrections.
     
  2. Ledgem macrumors 65816

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    It's probably referring to something about the hard drive that you're trying to install to. How much free disk space do those computers have? Is there anything unusual about the way that your hard drive is set up? The partition scheme, or anything of that sort?
     
  3. chrfr macrumors 603

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    Notice that the system requirements for the 10.10.2 Combo update state 10.10.
    This seems to be a change in how the combo updates work so you'll need to install the regular patch update.
     
  4. sparky1499 macrumors regular

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    Install the delta update.

    I had the same issue.
     
  5. chrfr macrumors 603

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    The combo update has been modified by Apple and reposted. It will now install on 10.10.1 (and 10.10.2) systems.
     

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